Update on stolen Child – Police
On the 9/6/2019 at about 2:30pm, One Mr Olisachukwu Ezechukwu (Male) of NO.1Orakwe Close, Awada reported at Awada Police Station that on the same date at about 1:40pm, his house help one Ukwuoma Ruth (Female) aged 16years went to Church at Awada with his son one Master Chibuike Ezechukwu aged One year and six months.
Consequently, the Complainant alleged that during the offering inside the Church the house help handed over his son to a yet to be identified lady who Sat beside her and equally gave her the sum of N100 Naira for offering.
However, by the time she (the house help) came back from the altar to a seat, she discovered that the lady had disappeared with the child and was nowhere to be found.
Meanwhile, Police detectives have visited the scene and efforts are being intensified to apprehend the fleeing suspect and recover the child.
The Public is strongly advised to be wary of this new pattern of child stealing and report suspicious persons to the nearest Police Station for prompt action. Religious leaders are equally enjoined to take adequate security measures at their Places of worships in order to avert this ugly trend.
Signed: SP Haruna Mohammed PPRO Anambra State Police Command,
For -Commissioner of Police Anambra State Command.